These natural sapphires of deep, velvety blue are as beautiful as they come. Although the inclusions indicate Burmese origin, their color is a dead ringer for Kashmir, and they may very well be. These splendid royal blue gemstones alternate with pairs of sparkling Swiss-cut diamonds set into a rose ...(more)
A richly saturated, cornflower blue, natural Ceylon sapphire, weighing 7.27 carats, was fashioned long ago into a full figured pear shape and set within a sparkling halo of small old mine-cut diamonds, in this majestic antique pendant, hand crafted - circa 1875 - in silver over gold. The top half of...(more)
Turn your friends and onlookers into stone with this enchanting, late-Victorian scarf pin featuring the Greek goddess Medusa in all her fury with a stern look on her masterfully hand carved moonstone face, messy serpent riddled hair and a double snake-like tie under her chin set with fine natural Bu...(more)
Delicate Victorian 18K yellow gold earrings highlight two 6.5 mm natural cream rose pearls wrapped with rose-cut diamond border. Just under 1/2 inch.
A radiant and regal antique brooch, finely hand crafted in darkened silver over 18 karat yellow gold, displaying two exquisite emeralds: a 5.18 carat emerald-cut in the center and a 1.65 carat pear shape drop dangling below. Both gemstones exhibit a vibrant bluish-green hue, and are embellished by 7...(more)
An impressive and impressively scaled, nineteenth-century Maltese cross crafted in silver over gold and glittering with 11 carats of bright white diamonds. A 1.50 carat rose-cut diamond serves as the sparkling centerpiece with almost 10 carats of old mine and swiss-cut diamonds arrayed over the four...(more)
A stunning and delicate antique pendant, circa 1890. A central, square, cushion-cut diamond, weighing 1.50 carats, sparkles on the diagonal and is adorned on the corners with four diamond and pearl florettes with a lustrous natural baroque pearl drop dangling below. The 19-inch pearl chain is origin...(more)
Iconic neoclassical design elements coalesce to create this wonderful and romantic pair of 2 inch long drop earrings, crafted by hand in 14K yellow gold and accentuated with striking black enamel tracery. Three dangles dance below. Those small pearls in the center aren't pearls; they're some type of...(more)
From Birmingham, England ca. 1916 (so the abundent hallmarks indicate), a gleaming, rose gold, hinged bangle bracelet handcrafted in sturdy 9K and adorned on the top half with lovely floral hand-engraving. Full 7 inch + wrist size, 1 /4 inch wide.
A rare and darkly romantic, impressively proportioned, Victorian cabochon garnet brooch embroidered all around with twinkling rose-cut diamonds set in silver atop a yellow gold bezel mounting with Fleur-de-lys style prongs. The garnet cabochon, which is convex'd on the bottom to emit a translucent g...(more)
A truly unique and exciting late-Victorian-era bracelet featuring four deep purple 'sugarloaf' cabochon amethysts alternating with fanciful curved oval links, ornately ornamented with open work silver dotted with glimmering rose-cut diamonds. The settings for the amethysts and the borders of the ova...(more)
A bright and lively old mine-cut diamond, weighing .80 carat, radiates from within a full platinum bezel setting, and is orbited by eight smaller sparklers, in this dazzlingly distinctive vintage cluster ring rendered in gleaming rosy-yellow gold. 1.20 carats total diamond weight, ring size 5 3/4.